From bringing home a bundle of love to trying not to spend a bundle raising them, there's a lot to learn about your investment in the future.
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Raising good people is a lot of work and YNAB is here to help you do it. Don't get us wrong—you're on your own with late night feedings and science fair projects (sorry, not sorry!) but we're sharing everything we know about money, minis, and managing both.
Academic New Year Resolutions
Oh, you didn’t know academic new year resolutions were a thing? They should be. Actually, as of right this second, they are. Here's the plan.
The Best Back to School Tips and Advice
We asked, you answered. Learn the best back to school tips, tricks, and advice to keep your back to school budget manageable this year.
How to Make Money as a Teen
Learn ideas for how to make money as a teen. From tried-and-true traditional options to creative side hustles, the perfect summer job awaits.
Learn to Earn with Printable Chore Chart
Teach your kids how to earn, spend, and save with helpful tips and tricks and our free printable chore chart and budgeting workbook.
Budgeting for Birthdays + Party Planning Template
Get your kids involved in the party planning process with these budgeting tips, cost-cutting ideas and our printable party planning template.
The Graduation Gift That Keeps on Giving
The best graduation gift: YNAB! Send your grad off into the “real world” with total control of their money.
How to Build Credit at 18 Years Old
Trying to figure out how to build credit at 18? The best thing you can do to help kids build credit is to teach money management by example.
Budgeting for Kids: Money for Minis
Teach your elementary-aged kids about money with our YNAB Kids & Money videos. These short videos are great for teaching budgeting for kids!
How to Financially Prepare for Adoption
Wondering how to financially prepare for adoption? We'll cover everything you need to know to set yourself up for less money stress.
How to Create a Baby Budget in YNAB
Welcoming your mini-me into the world can feel overwhelming when it comes to finances. Learn 3 different ways to make a baby budget in YNAB!
Staying Home with Baby: How to Prepare for an Income Change
Deciding to transition from two incomes to one when having a baby can be scary. Create a new baby budget to help you roll with the punches.
Budgeting for a Baby: A Bundle of Love
Budgeting for a baby helps prioritize your wants and needs so you're ready when the baby arrives! Let us show you how to save (for) a bundle.
Money Lessons I Learned From My Dad
Once I had kids, Father’s Day became a time to reflect on the gifts that my dad gave me in the form of life lessons that related to finance.
How Much Does It Cost to Have a Baby? See My Budget
How much should you expect to spend while expecting? Aside from just delivery costs, having a baby is full of expenses.
16 Tips for Working From Home With Kids
Wondering how to work from home with kids? Here are 16 strategies to set you and your family up for success.
You Don't Have to Spend a Lot of Money to Make Your Kids Happy
When my kids found out that Disney World existeded, I had to mull over what their happiness meant for my budget (wait, that would make them happy right?)...
How My Two-Year-Old Started Budgeting
You want to teach your kids about money, but how early do we start? Here's how my two-year-old started budgeting without me saying a word.
Writing a New Money Story for Your Family
If I asked you where you learned about money, it likely came from your family. So where do you start when you want to rewrite your money story?
5 Money Lessons I Want My Daughter to Learn
Effective money management is all about balancing your income and expenses, goals and priorities, and wishes and desires.
Are You Doing Allowance All Wrong?
If you are anything like me, and mildly freaked out about spoiling your six kids, you are going to love this.
5 Ways to Teach Your Kids Gratitude This Christmas
Ideas for establishing some meaningful family traditions that capture all of the Christmas magic without focusing on presents.
Teach Your Kids These Three Money Lessons & Watch Them Soar
It's never too early to begin teaching your kids the skills that will help them win, financially. The trick is to keep it simple and relatable.
How We Use Chores to Prevent Entitled Kids
Do you worry you're raising entitled kids? We did too. Then we started doing chores that taught them responsibility, and removed stress.